diversity Archives - CANADALAND

Tag: diversity

Campus Papers Show What A Diverse Media Landscape Could Look Like

December 13, 2019

Women of colour leading student newsrooms hope to carry change into overall industry

#305 Researchers Just Proved The Media Is Too White

December 9, 2019

Canada’s newsrooms are whiter than ever.

Canadian Media Should Recognize Itself In Trudeau’s Racism

September 26, 2019

Not only is the country’s media unequipped to cover racism such as Trudeau’s — it is actively perpetuating it

We Need To Talk About Jessica Yaniv

August 15, 2019

When stories like this break, trans folks aren’t given a seat at the table, but we’re left bearing the responsibility of being spokespeople nonetheless.

Canada’s White Punditry Lets Us Down On The SNC-Lavalin Scandal

March 25, 2019

Imagine how different our country would be if newspaper columns and TV panels weren’t dominated by former political staffers and lobbyists

Sikh Perspective Too Often Missing From Canadian Coverage Of Sikhs

March 15, 2018

Some veteran reporters show outright hostility, as if their 30-year-old notes have finally become topical again, and they can dust them off for one more go.

Canadian Media Makes A Mess Of Covering The Transgender Community

January 19, 2018

Too often, trans people get invoked in the abstract, rather than having their real stories heard.

Quebec Media Shuts Racialized People Out Of Discussions Of Racism

October 19, 2017

“Where does this idea of systemic racism in Quebec come from? Are we living under apartheid?” asked a white pundit on an all-white panel.

Here’s What CBC Staff Told Their Bosses About The Need For Diversity

September 8, 2017

Union credits CANADALAND piece for exposing “years of virtual inaction” and prompting staff to write management.

Lack Of Inclusive Muslim Media Lets Islamophobia Flourish

August 25, 2017

“In the largest city in Canada, there doesn’t seem to be a single Muslim-led paper of substance or wide distribution.”

I think you should be getting our newsletter

Get a weekly note from David about our top stories.

This is a good thing that we do. You'll like this.